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Aug 6, 2015 10:13 am

Alistair Overeem Puts GLORY On Blast For Financial Issues

“No. And I will explain why: Because there are no good big promotions. The only big promotion is Glory, and Glory is struggling financially. It’s not what it once used to be with K-1.” “The problem is: there is no heavyweight division”, he says. “It’s only Rico. Because everybody else quit or is retired or...

Aug 6, 2015 12:25 am

Matt Mitrione Tries To Get Bigfoot To Fight Him––It Doesn’t Go Well!

UFC heavyweight Matt Mitrione is looking for a fight and thought he would try to get Bigfoot Silva to agree to a scrap in Australia. Turns out Silva has other plans and wasn’t very interested in the fight, but did challenge Mitrione to a gym scrap. Check it out! Hey @BigfootSilva you have plans for...

Jul 31, 2015 4:10 pm

Werdum Wants A Piece Of That McGregor vs. Aldo Money

“I want to fight on the Aldo vs. McGregor card. Fans want to watch this fight, so I’m willing to fight there.” “For sure, I would be down to fight in the co-main event. There’s a lot of expectation for this fight between Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo, it will get a lot of attention....

Jul 29, 2015 4:50 pm

Retirement? Nope, Big Nog Wants Third Mir Fight

“I would like to face him, yes. This is fight that sells itself. Both Mir and I have a good name in the UFC. Who wouldn’t want to see a new clash between us? But I don’t have my heart set on that fight only. I want to still have great fights, regardless of who...

Jul 29, 2015 11:37 am

Fedor: ‘I Want A Rematch With Werdum’

We might not know when or where Fedor Emelianenko will be fighting upon his return to MMA, but at least we now know who he wants to fight. Recently, Fedor went on a youth forum and did a Q&A. One fan asked who he wanted to fight in his first bout back after three years....

Jul 27, 2015 10:00 am

‘Junior dos Santos — pick up your phone and accept the fight!’

Alistair Overeem has been enjoying his vacations, but he seems to be itching to get back into the octagon. There’s just one issue: He has his sights set on Junior dos Santos, and the former UFC Heavyweight Champion hasn’t accepted the fight yet. @junior_cigano waiting for your 'yes, We can' phone call… — Alistair Overeem...

Jul 24, 2015 4:34 am

Werdum Talks Rematching dos Santos, Doesn’t Count Out Cain Velasquez Comeback

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is currently taking a small break, then plans on returning to defend his belt against the likes of Junior Dos Santos, Andrei Arlovski, Stipe Miocic or maybe even a rematch with Cain Velasquez. When Werdum spoke with BJPENN.COM’s  Layzie The Savage, he said he wasnt sure who he would be...

Jul 23, 2015 2:01 am

Tourny? Werdum Wants Top 4 To Fight It Out And Earn Their Shot Against Him

Newly minted UFC heavyweight champion, Fabricio Werdum has had quite the journey as a Mixed Martial Artist. After going 2-2 in his first UFC bid, dropping contests to Andrei Arlovski and Junior dos Santos, Werdum returned resurgent as a Strikeforce heavyweight where he dethroned Fedor Emelianenko. Unbeaten inside his second stint with the UFC, and...

Jul 21, 2015 7:23 am

Coach: ‘Rothwell and Hunt Perfect Fights for Mir’

  “Okay, so there’s a couple that I can see being great right now. I think Ben Rothwell will be a phenomenal fight. He’s inside the top 10 right now, he’s looking for a high-profile opponent. He wants to get his face out there and he wants to get on the map. I think he’s...

Jul 21, 2015 4:55 am

Brendan Schaub Gear Not On Reebok Website?

  Did UFC heavyweight talk his way off of Reebok’s website? The fighter has been extremely vocal, both before and after the new uniforms came out, saying how much money he was going to lose with the new deal and so on and so forth. Now, if you go to the Reebok website and try...

Jul 21, 2015 12:01 am

Werdum & Wanderlei Go To WAR… In Photoshop!

Wanderlei Silva and UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum are going at it on social media, sort of. The two have posted photoshopped photos of each other, poking fun. Silva shared one of an ‘oversized’ Werdum and the champ shared one of Wandy enjoying the comfort of a ‘happy face’. Check it out! https://instagram.com/p/5XMLGQEq9r/?taken-by=wandfc @wandfc para...

Jul 21, 2015 12:01 am

LOL! Wanderlei Shares ‘Oversized’ Pic Of Werdum

UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum is currently taking a little break, before coming back to defend his belt. An opponent has yet to be announced for Werdum, so he’s currently enjoying some down time. His buddy Wanderlei Silva, took to Instagram and shared a (photoshopped) picture of Werdum looking a little out-of-shape. Check it out!...

Jul 19, 2015 6:18 pm

Frank Mir Reflects on Jose Aldo’s WEC Debut

Before Jose Aldo became one of the greatest featherweights to fight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, he was just another fighter with an impressive record making his debut on American soil. Boasting an impressive record of 10-1, Jose Aldo made his WEC debut in 2008 against Alexandre Franca Nogueira. Former WEC commentator Frank Mir knew...

Jul 16, 2015 9:43 am

Frank Mir: ‘It Would Be An Honor To Fight Fedor’

Frank Mir added another amazing finish to his highlight reel at last night’s UFC Fight Night event in San Diego, when he floored Todd Duffee with a brutal left hand in the opening round of their main event fight. The former UFC heavyweight champion has fought a legendary list of heavyweights during his MMA career...

Jul 16, 2015 9:34 am

Frank Mir Almost Retired After Losing To Overeem

“I really was. After the Overeem fight, I kept asking myself, why do I keep putting my family through this?” “I don’t think anyone will contest that among professional athletes, fighters are in a really selfish position. I don’t mean that in a negative way. We have to put ourselves first in our training, and...

Jul 16, 2015 8:57 am

REPLAY! Frank Mir’s Octagon Interview

‘Hear from former UFC heavyweight champ Frank Mir following his KO win over Todd Duffee.’ Kings Of Volume — Punches In Bunches With Nate Diaz And Richard Perez

Jul 16, 2015 12:23 am

Dana White Approved — Roy Nelson’s New Whip Is Sick!

UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson might look like a homeless man, but he sure doesn’t ride around like one. UFC president Dana White took to social media and shared a picture of the two of them posing with Nelson’s Corvette. It’s a pretty sweet ride, check it out below!   Just bumped into @roynelsonufc and his...

Jul 15, 2015 11:31 am

Andrei Arlovski: ‘I Want Fedor Next!’

Fedor Emelianenko has announced that he wants to return to MMA, and naturally fans, media and other fighters went crazy. One of those fighters? UFC heavyweight Andrei Arlovski. You might remember Arlovski suffered a brutal KO loss to Fedor and now he wants nothing more than to avenge it. Here’s what he had to say...

Jul 15, 2015 7:26 am

‘McGregor’s No Brock Lesnar’

That’s according to UFC heavyweight Frank Mir, who fights tonight in San Diego against Todd Duffee. Mir told FOX Sports that as big as McGregor has become, he still isn’t as big as Brock Lesnar and UFC 100. “Everybody talks right now about Conor McGregor, how big Conor McGregor is. I don’t think any of...

Jul 15, 2015 7:09 am

Frank Mir: ‘Duffee’s Team Have To Hide Razor Blades’

“As far as Todd physically, people look at him and he looks like a physical dynamo. The average UFC fan just looks at him on the scale when we weigh-in and they are like ,’Oh my!’ When he takes his shirt off, he is quite impressive. And I think for two or three minutes he...

Jul 14, 2015 12:01 am

JCVD Breaks Up Werdum And Velasquez?

So, this clip is a little confusing. It looks straight out of movie, with Jean-Claude Van Damme stepping between UFC heavyweights Fabricio Werdum and Cain Velasquez who awkwardly bump into each other. Van Damme’s wearing a hat with his initials on it and that would be weird to wear in a movie, but what else...

Jul 10, 2015 12:31 pm

Travis Browne’s Ex-Girlfriend Slams His Manager, Will Not Press Charges

  UFC heavyweight Travis Browne was accused of domestic abuse by his ex-girlfirend, Jenna Renee Webb, who posted photos of bruises all over her body and said that it was Browne who caused them. Since then, Browne’s manager, John Fosco, has come forward and said that the allegations are false and Browne is innocent. He...

Jul 10, 2015 8:26 am

Manager: ‘Travis Browne Is 1,000% Innocent’

Yesterday UFC heavyweight Travis Browne was accused of domestic violence by his ex-girlfriend, Jenna Renee Webb, who posted photos on Instagram showing her bruised body and said they were caused by Browne. The UFC pulled Browne from all International Fight Week events and said they will be conducting an investigation into the matter. Browne’s manager John Fosco,...

Jul 9, 2015 7:47 am

Travis Browne Wants Fight With Ben Rothwell Next

UFC heavyweight contender Travis “Hapa” Browne (17-3 MMA) is looking to get back on track, this after suffering a TKO loss to Andrei Arlovski at May’s UFC 187 event in Las Vegas. According to a report on UFC Tonight, the Hawaiian would like to face “Big” Ben Rothwell in his next octagon appearance. Browne’s manager...

Jul 8, 2015 5:37 am

Rothwell: “Give me Arlovski or JDS and let me prove my case”

UFC heavyweight contender Ben Rothwell (35-9 MMA) is currently riding an impressive three-fight win streak, which includes victories over Alistair Overeem, Brandon Vera, and most recently Matt Mitrione. “Big Ben” believes he is just one win away from a chance at UFC heavyweight gold and hopes that a future victory over either Andrei Arlovski or...

Jul 7, 2015 8:47 am

Alistair Overeem Demands Fight With JDS

  The ‘Reem’ wants a fight with Junior Dos Santos and he wants it now. UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem is calling for a fight with former UFC champion Junior Dos Santos. Overem took to Instagram to get the opinion of all his fans, showing a the picture shown above and saying “yes or no”. Then...